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Walkabout Woman

3.94  ·  Rating Details  ·  31 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews

In the outback of modern-day Australia, there lies an almost forgotten land. It is a land as distant from our own as the surface of the moon -- and as alien. Here, Raba, a young Aborigine girl first enters the magical realm of the Dreamtime and learns something of its awesome power. But when she is "rescued" by a well-meaning missionary, Raba finds her
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Published April 7th 2011 by Michaela Roessner, via Smashwords (first published August 1st 1988)
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Diana Francis
Jul 29, 2014 Diana Francis rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It's just a stellar book. The writing is amazing, the story unusual, and I found it hard to put it down.
Read this as a young teen, back when the fantasy/reality type books is what interested me most. Remember loving it.
Aug 02, 2013 T J rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is a great story of the outback coming of age and magic is in every step.
Jun 01, 2012 Tamara rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Loved this story. I'd like to read more Dreamtime novels!
Koji Mukai
May 19, 2009 Koji Mukai rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fantasy
Actually, the author is Michaela Roessner.
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Michaela-Marie Roessner-Hermann is an American science-fiction writer publishing under the name Michaela Roessner.

Born in San Francisco, Michaela Roessner was raised in (successively) California, New York, Pennsylvania, Thailand, and Oregon. Trained as a visual artist, she holds a BFA in Ceramics from the California College of Arts and Crafts and an MFA in Painting from Lone Mountain College, and
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